LATTA — Host Latta erupted for seven runs in the bottom of the fifth inning to rally past local rival Byng 15-9 in a regional softball tuneup Tuesday night at Swanson Field.

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LATTA — Host Latta erupted for seven runs in the bottom of the fifth inning to rally past local rival Byng 15-9 in a regional softball tuneup Tuesday night at Swanson Field.

Cordell Bowie hit a three-run homer for East Central in the bottom of the first inning, but things went downhill for the Tigers from there in an 8-3 loss to Central Oklahoma Tuesday afternoon at Ken Turner Field.

The Ada and Byng baseball teams have had some memorable matchups over the years, and Monday night’s District 4A-3 doubleheader at Stokes Field didn’t disappoint.

The football world has been entranced by Kyler Murray’s draft position for months. All eyes figure to be on the former Oklahoma quarterback when the NFL Draft begins Thursday in Nashville.

Oklahoma State Cowboys

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Having nearly double digit defections at OSU might look bad, but one must pause and take inventory on each decision instead of just clumping them all together and proclaiming the sky is falling.

Oklahoma Sooners

Skip Johnson tends to draw at least one positive aspect from an Oklahoma loss. Two weeks ago, it was starter Levi Prater’s ability to settle down after two shaky innings.

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OKLAHOMA CITY — The best hope Thunder Nation has as it ponders Game 3, an absolute must-win as the Oklahoma City-Portland series moves into Chesapeake Energy Arena for at least two more tussles, is its ability to believe in Paul George.

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ADA [ndash] Billie Eugenia Brown, 86, passed away April 23, 2019, peacefully at her home in Ada. A memorial will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Allen Church of God in Allen. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Church of God of Prophecy Mission Fund, PO Box 374, Allen, OK 74825.